Guillermo del Toro's fishy romance "The Shape of Water" scored the most nominations (13), including bids for best picture, director and actress, and it's continuing to look a lot like del Toro will be taking home that best director statue.
In the best actress category, Hawkins has competition from Frances McDormand ("Three Billboards"), Margot Robbie ("I, Tonya"), Saoirse Ronan ("Lady Bird") and Meryl Streep ("The Post").
Battle for best supporting actress will be among Mary J. Blige ("Mudbound"), Allison Janney ("I, Tonya"), Leslie Manville ("Phantom Thread"), Laurie Metcalf ("Lady Bird") and Octavia Spencer ("The Shape of Water").
"Mudbound" director Dee Rees, though not recognized in that category, became the first black woman in 45 years - and the second ever - to be nominated for an original screenplayOscar.
SURPRISE: Denzel Washington for "Roman J. Israel, Esq.": Washington's portrayal of a lawyer caught in a moral quagmire left critics lukewarm and didn't make much of an impact at the box office, yet it has earned the beloved actor his ninth Oscar nomination and sixth in the Best Actor category. His latest film, already the victor of three big awards, has swept the Academy Awards nominations with a total of 13. "Thank you from a full heart". I would have been delighted to seeThe Big Sick crack the Best Picture race (though the Best Original Screenplay nod is a pretty good consolation prize). Next to The Dark Knight and The Incredibles, this is the third superhero movie to ever be nominated for an award outside of technical categories such as visual effects, sound, and whatnot. With a movie that combines so many genres emotionally, none of these things were easy or safe.
Everton v West Brom Alan Pardew picked up his first win as West Brom manager last weekend, helping the club with its first game since August 19. He gave me the opportunity to springboard and score that many goals for the club, and no-one can take that away from me.
Gary Oldman's performance as Winston Churchill in Darkest Hour landed him a best actor nod. Peele is the fifth black directingnominee; none have won, including "Moonlight" 's Barry Jenkins.
Several other films nominated in various categories featured actors familiar to Potter fans.
Peele had a great day: He was also nominated for best original screenplay, Get Out got a coveted best picture nod, and star Daniel Kaluuya is nominated for best actor, which ought to be enough for Girls Trip breakout star Tiffany Haddish (she announced the awards alongside Andy Serkis) and the rest of us to learn how to pronounce his name (). So that means Oscar's would-be "Year of the Superhero" only amounted to two total nominations.
960 WELI Radio Host, Vinnie Penn sits down with News 8 to discuss this year's nominations for the 90th Academy Awards. I directed her in a play off-Broadway.
Sweeping British World War Two drama "Dunkirk", from Warner Bros., followed with eight nominations, including for directorChristopher Nolan. Movie attendance hit a 24-year low in 2017 despite the firepower of "Star Wars: The Last Jedi", "Beauty and the Beast" and "Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2". "Its specialty label, Fox Searchlight, is behind both "Three Billboards" and "The Shape of Water", and Fox released The Post". The fact that it connected with audiences is exhilerating, and this nomination proves that our love is real.
The Pentagon, according to CNN's Barbara Starr , said that AFN would remain unavailable if the shutdown continued into Sunday. It showed the AFN logo with the words: "Due to the government shutdown , AFN services are not available".
But both sides urged the Supreme Court to consider both the statutory and constitutional questions if it agreed to hear the case. Hawaii , several individuals, and a Muslim group challenged the federal limits on travel from six predominantly Muslim nations.
He said authorities had found that Dylan, now 32, was probably coached by her adoptive mother Mia Farrow "to tell the story". On the same day, Firth released a public statement via the Guardian and announced he won't work with Woody Allen again.
North and South Korea will march under one flag as their first joint Olympic team ompetes in the winter games next month. North Korea under Kim Jong Un has made sports, and especially success in worldwide sporting events, a high priority.
Local resident Abdul Sattar said he had spoken by phone to friends who are hotel staff and had been trapped inside. KamAir also put out an announcement saying some of their flights were disrupted because of the attack .
The Rs 24 pack offers the users 500MB of data daily along with free voice calling, 20 SMS and free access to all Jio apps. This plan was particularly devised for users of the JioPhone, the company's first 4G VoLTE feature phone.
The skinned-down OS is optmised for low-end devices with 512MB to 1GB RAM; plus, a Go version will feature several enhancements. Bharat is the company's existing series of devices focused on lower-tier of the market and for first-time smartphone buyers.
A more focussed Sharapova stuck to her game plan and was able to prevail 7-4 in the breaker to capture the match 6-1, 7-6 (4). As for how far she can go in the tournament, she said: "I feel like I'm building".
Oliver also will head of the state's Community Affairs Department and will become acting governor whenever murphy is out of state. Chris Christie , who was ineligible to run again after two terms due to term limits.
Police added there were several children inside the house at the time of the deadly shooting. "Chris is the cream of the crop. "The person who used that force is not at large", Chardo said in a press conference, according to WGAL .
South Korea announced a few days that they were seeking out ways to regulate cryptocurrencies, with rumors of an outright ban. On the week, Bitcoin's has lost almost a third of its value, hitting its lowest level since November of past year .
Turkish president Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Tuesday that an offensive in Kurdish-held regions in northern Syria may begin soon. On Monday , Erdogan accused the United States of creating a "terror army" in Syria, along the border with Turkey.
This is being done to cut down the volume of fake news reports being circulated online, particularly on the social media. This News Feed change is not the same as a recent test Facebook did where it moved all Page content to the Explore tab.
The IOC will try to finalize protocols related to North Korea's participation, such as the country's flag, uniform and anthem. NORTH Korea has cancelled plans to send Kim Jong-un's ex lover to the South for diplomatic talks.
The two companies have launched four low-priced PCs running Windows 10 that are specifically aimed at users in education. Microsoft is joining forces with PC companies to supply school districts with Windows devices that won't break the bank.
Obviously this is the attitude we need to show in the next game [at home to Brighton and Hove Albion] - it's massive for us. The Saints are now on their longest winless Premier League streak - 10 games - since January 2005.
The sale will make Ferrero the third biggest confectioner in the U.S. and leave the Swiss brand free to focus on other areas. It follows Ferrero's purchase of Ferrara Candy, maker of Lemonheads and RedHots, from the L Catterton private equity group.
The actions, including charges against several lower-ranking officers, were announced Tuesday by the Navy's chief spokesman, Capt. The USS Fitzgerald collided with the merchant vessel MV ACX Crystal on June 17, 2017, off the coast of Japan.
Almost 80% of confirmed flu cases are Type A, H3N2, with Type A, H1N1 and Type B, taking 10 percent (each) of the total cases. The Centers for Disease Control classifies the flu outbreak in Texas this year as widespread.
Bannon also allegedly said there was "zero" chance that Trump Jr. did not walk the Russians to meet his father. Michael Flynn have already been indicted on charges of lying to the Federal Bureau of Investigation .
In all, the state said $1.9 billion came in 2017 by such pre-filing of state taxes. "We're looking at all options, " Cuomo said. When a $4 billion deficit is looming, the first thing to do is reduce spending, not increase taxation.
Saturday's early game between the Philadelphia Eagles and the visiting Atlanta Falcons was not supposed to be much of a game. And Vikes offensive coordinator Pat Shurmer had that position with the Rams in Bradford's rookie season.
Lincoln seized its truck honor over General Motors Company (NYSE: GM)'s Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 and the Ford Exhibition. To be eligible for the awards, a vehicle had to be new or substantially changed for the current year.